IN-STATE EDUCATOR DISCOUNT FOR BORDER-STATE TEACHERS
Educators continue to work harder than ever, and WKU wants to thank them for the exceptional work they have done in ensuring that students continue to learn through this extraordinary time. We have reduced the rate of graduate education for licensed educators who are residents of any state that borders Kentucky to $350/credit hour for the 2021 - 2024 academic year. WKU also offers a discount for licensed educators in the state of Kentucky.
The WKU Border State Educator Discount will…
Allow licensed educators in border states the opportunity to earn graduate credit at WKU at a rate that is 62% below the standard out of state graduate tuition rate.
Who is Eligible for the Discount?
Anyone who is a legal resident of a state that borders* Kentucky and holds a current
Educator License issued by the Departments of Education in KY, IL, IN, MO, OH, TN,
VA, and/or WV will be eligible to take graduate education courses for $350 per credit hour.
(Doctoral courses are not eligible)
* Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee,
Virginia, & West Virginia.
HOW TO APPLY
Become A Future Hilltopper With The College of Education and Behavioral Sciences
First-time students new to WKU may apply to the Graduate School to enroll as a non-degree seeking student.
Students seeking to begin their master’s degree at WKU may apply to the Graduate School as a degree-seeking student.
For questions or more information, contact Mrs. Tammy Spinks: Tammy.Spinks@wku.edu.
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